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Moderate earthquake, 5.7 mag has occurred near Jomalig in Philippines

Earthquake location 14.8684S, 122.743WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) strikes 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Jomalig in Philippines on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.743 East, latitude 14.8684 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:52:55 / 4:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/11/19 / 2019-11-06 20:52:55 / November 6, 2019 @ 8:52 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000645k. Unique identifier: us7000645k.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Quezon, Calauag, Dinahican. Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Daet (c. 78 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Jose Pañganiban (c. 21 200 pop), 113 km (70 miles) from Calauag (c. 20 800 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Labo (c. 18 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Mercedes (c. 17 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Santa Elena (c. 14 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Vinzons (c. 13 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Paracale (c. 8 300 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 43 km ENE of Jomalig, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 122.743° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 14.8684° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 43km ENE of Jomalig, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-06 20:52:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-06 21:13:45 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.619 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 503 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 8.062 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.02 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 49 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000645k Id of event.
Event Code 7000645k An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000645k, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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